Afshan Subohi

Reviving Tuwairqi Steel

‘The government may find it hard to quell fears and doubts of investors as.... Published Dec 09, 2019 07:22am

Shackles of elite capture

Prime Minister Imran Khan did fire youth’s imagination when he spoke of freeing the country from elite capture... Published Nov 25, 2019 06:59am

Betting on SEZs — again

Business community is desperately waiting for government measures that will reboot the economy. Published Nov 12, 2019 07:05am

Making riches off of poverty

Our poor ranking on HDI exposes the bankruptcy of ideas in the social welfare sector Published Nov 04, 2019 07:17am

The Dufflo challenge

‘Most critics belong to the band of lazy bumps, afraid to step out of the comfort of their black-and-white dream world.’ Updated Oct 23, 2019 12:15pm

Why competition is missing

‘The archaic mindset is too deep-rooted in society. Government officers are control freaks. They are choking investment’ Published Oct 14, 2019 07:06am

Lost in transition

In this special report, the Dawn Business and Finance team tries to deconstruct the slide ... Updated Sep 23, 2019 11:20am

The data deficiency

When quizzed over the declared unemployment rate, most statisticians concur that the projection is inaccurate Published Sep 16, 2019 06:56am

A PPP success story

It is indisputable that Sindh has succeeded in gaining the trust of the reluctant private sector. Updated Sep 11, 2019 07:34am

Monsoon tests weak structures

Municipal authorities blame their poor performance on the over-reliance on provincial governments and paucity of funds. Updated Aug 05, 2019 07:46am